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Steve Guttenberg reviews an ATC active?
for the ATC SCM40, here is a list of speakers in the same pricerange https://speakerchoices.com/?pricemin=7000&pricemax=9000  
Comparison of sonic qualities of some tonearms
and then some tonearms are more equal than others :)  
Records and CDs
I am happy with vinyl. The quality and quantity of recording that pleases me out there is enough for decades.   
list of speakers
thank you @daviddas! You are very kind. Every time I add another data type it's a great way to QC the existing data (and of course shows a lot of errors I made, I am so bad at entering data) Kind of like displaying stuff on a map!  
Has anyone heard from bdp24 lately?
as a teenager of the 80's, I would add The Clash, U2 and the Supertramp And I would remove Dire Straits from any list.... :)  
list of speakers
@lanx0003 @daviddas @tomic601 I finally added photos and a few more fields. It's a good thing I didn't know how long the photos would take me because I would have then never started :)  same place...  
Advice wanted for small factor office speakers
you can sort and search by size, price, power needs,etc. 10s of fields and view diagrams and images at https://speakerchoices.com  
Which turntable? Pro-Ject or VPI?
you are comparing the high end model of one mid-fi brand to a low end model of a high-fi brand. That sums up a lot of questions. It's about pricing and R&D strategy. Will VPI include the quality design and parts in the low end model and would ... 
Songs you use when auditioning gear
I don't listen to songs I enjoy, I listen to what's really hard to get right. Borderline bad recordings. You would think that Jeff Lynne was a perfectionist but I find that maybe he aimed too high in the 70s and the technology just wasn't there. H... 
on the cheap
@wolf_garcia " streamer for my sister." i have no idea what you are talking about  
The $10,000 Question
at the risk of sounding like a broken record: https://speakerchoices.com/ assuming your speaker budget between 4 and 7K http://tinyurl.com/bd4rv7u7  
Wilson Audio Tunetot Loudspeakers Reviewed !
tough crowd... if they priced at 10K, they were probably confident in what it does?  
Looking for Sub to pair with Dynaudio Confidence 20s
to get a sub that can be subtle is probably a good approach. At least when you are not into shaking the room and your wig flying off  
Bananas rule, spades drool. End of discussion.
I was always told by vendors: naked beats both. Is that true? (Yes, I know that wasn't the point above, just curious)    
Here's to the temperate, the gentle, the moderates in audio
Just Audio has great segments about the whole history of various audio companies on youtube.